From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

What is human consciousness, and how is it possible?

The Origin of Satan: How Christians Demonized Jews, Pagans, and Heretics

How the church later turned this satanic indictment against its Roman enemies, declaring that pagans and infidels were also creatures of Satan, and against its own dissenters, calling them heretics and ascribing their heterodox views to satanic influences.

Book of the Day: “Speak of the Devil”

Speak of the Devil is the first book-length study of The Satanic Temple. Joseph Laycock, a scholar of new religious movements, contends that the emergence of “political Satanism” marks a significant moment in American religious history that will have a lasting impact on how Americans frame debates about religious freedom.